Employment

Thank you for your interest in employment with Foothills Animal Shelter. Our employees make a difference in the lives of thousands of animals and people in our community each year.

Current Job Openings

Director of Administration

Foothills Animal Shelter, employing 50 staff and serving 9,500 animals annually, is seeking a strategic thought-partner to lead its Administration Department. The successful candidate will be a hands-on and participative leader, and will guide and develop an internal team to support the following areas: organizational development, budgets and accounting, volunteer management, human resources, administration, and IT.

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To apply:
Email a cover letter and resume detailing your qualifications and experience as it relates to this opportunity to reveleigh@fas4pets.org no later than 5 pm, Monday, July 24. Candidates who fail to provide all of the information requested will not be considered. Applicants will be interviewed on a rolling basis and the position may be filled prior to the deadline. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply immediately.


Veterinary Technician

Foothills Animal Shelter, employing 50 staff and serving 9,500 animals annually, is seeking a compassionate and dedicated Veterinary Technician for full-time employment. We are a highly mission driven organization, providing the best care possible for every animal that enters our doors. The four key principles of our organization are: Community, Adopt, Reunited and Educate (C.A.R.E.) and strive to advance within each day.

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To apply:
Please send a cover letter and resume to Erin Cummins at ecummins@fas4pets.org with Vet Tech Opportunity in subject line. Applications must be received no later than 5 pm on Tuesday, July 25, 2017.


Adoptions Specialist

The Adoptions Specialist is responsible for providing excellent customer service to the Jefferson County community and its animal control officers. In a friendly, efficient, and professional manner, this position is responsible for ensuring that animals are adopted to homes appropriately and with thorough care. Additional responsibilities include facilitating surrenders and returning animals to owners, performing intake duties, cleaning kennels, feeding animals and general animal care, and supporting foster care and veterinary services for pick-ups and drop-offs, when needed. The Adoptions Specialist is also responsible for data entry into the ShelterBuddy animal management software program and securing financial transactions and handling money per established policies and procedures. This is one of the most visible roles at the Shelter. Competency, compassion, and professionalism is essential.

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To apply:
Email a cover letter and resume to dwintz@fas4pets.org no later than Monday, July 28, 2017. Applicants will be interviewed on a rolling basis and the position may be filled prior to the deadline. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to apply immediately.